(s) Possibly the son of Chester P. Shorey and Anne E. ? Found in the 1850 US Census in New Harford, Litchfield, CT. Chester is a carpenter, age 26, b. VT. Anne is 20, b. MA. Frank is 3, b. CT. Ella Jane is 1, b. CT.
NOTE: Frank P. Shorey - Civil War info: Name: Frank Shorey
Residence: Greenfield, Massachusetts
Enlistment Date: 21 Feb 1865
Side Served: Union
State Served: Massachusetts
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 21 February 1865 at the age of 18.
Enlisted in Company M, 2nd Cavalry Regiment Massachusetts on 21 Feb 1865.
Mustered Out Company M, 2nd Cavalry Regiment Massachusetts on 20 Jul 1865 at Fairfax Court House, VA.
1850 Is this him? name: Frank P Shorey residence: New Hartford, Litchfield, Connecticut age: 3 years calculated birth year: 1847 birthplace: Connecticut gender: Male race (original): race (expanded): death month: death year: film number: 3070 digital gs number: 4181024 image number: 00240 line...Read MORE...
1854 - Convicts and Religion Examinations made at Auburn, New York, showed that out of nine hundred convicts, only forty-seven had ever been in a Sabbath School, and that of these only seventeen had been regular scholars. Daily Free Democrat - Milwaukee, Wisconsin - November 11, 1854
1855 Dalton, Berkshire, Massachusetts Living with Enoch and Betsey Fairfield and family (NOTE: Looks like he might have had a 6 year old sister, Ella Shory, living with him)
Name: Frank Shory Age: 8 Estimated Birth Year: 1847 Gender: Male Race: Birthplace: Massachusetts Residence: Dalton, Berkshire, Massachusetts Family...Read MORE...
1860 Dalton, Berkshire, Massachusetts Frank Shorey is found in the 1860 US Census living in Dalton, Berkshire, MA in the home of Betsy Fairfield, age 52. He is 13 years old. Betsey Fairfield was the wife of Enoch Fairfield. Their children were: Mary, William L., Edward W., and Emily A. 1860 U.S. Census Added: 6/26/2010 8:19:43 PM - Beckie Updated: 6/26/2010 8:19:58 PM - Beckie
1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.
1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).
1865 Enlistment Name: Frank P Shorey Residence: Massachusetts Occupation: Carder Age at enlistment: 18 Enlistment Date: 21 Feb 1865 Rank at enlistment: Private State Served: Massachusetts Survived the War?: Yes Service Record: Enlisted in Company M, Massachusetts 2nd Cavalry Regiment on 21 Feb...Read MORE...
1869 - Seward Trip Hon. William H. Seward, accompanied by Hon. Frederick W. Seward and lady, and Abijah Fitch, Esq., of Auburn, N.Y., have started out on a tour of some six months in duration, comprising a trip to...Read MORE...
1869 - Emma A. Ridley, of Auburn, N. Y., was struck by lightning and instantly killed, the other day, while standing at a table ironing. No injury was done to the house. St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - July 3, 1869
1870 Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts name: Frank E Shorey estimated birth year: 1847 gender: Male age in 1870: 23y color (white, black, mulatto, chinese, indian): White birthplace: Massachusetts home in 1870: Massachusetts, United States Household Gender Age Frank E Shorey M 23y Ellen...Read MORE...
1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown
1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.
St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870
1870 Birth of Child William F Shorey was born 1 August 1870, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA
1870 - Planing Mill Fire AUBURN, N. Y., Aug. 19. - At 12 o'clock last night a fire broke out in the sash and blind factory and planing-mill of EVARTS BROS. The building, which was of wood, and the valuable machinery...Read MORE...
1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park. March 1 – Yellowstone National Park (once dubbed "Colter's Hell" after John Colter, of the Lewis & Clark Expedition) is established as the world's first national park.
rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~wygenweb/ timeline.htm - March 1, 1872
1872 Birth of Child Frank Shorey was born 21 June 1872, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA
Pittsfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1873 Name: Frank P Shorey Residence Year: 1873 Street Address: Taconic Residence Place: Pittsfield, Massachusetts Occupation: Caipenter Publication Title: Pittsfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1873 ancestry.com Added: 4/9/2012 1:17:58 PM - Beckie Updated: 4/9/2012 1:18:07 PM - Beckie
1874 Birth of Child Grace Louise Augusta Shorey was born 22 May 1874, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA
1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875 United States federal law enacted during the Reconstruction Era that guaranteed African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and prohibited exclusion from jury...Read MORE...
1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn: 300 men of the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer are wiped out by 5,000 Lakota, Cheyenne and Arapaho led by Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse. www.wikipedia.org - June 25, 1876
Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1877 Name: Frank P Shorey Residence Year: 1877 Street Address: 17 Maple Residence Place: Auburn, New York Occupation: Carpenter Publication Title: Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1877 ancestry.com Added: 4/9/2012 1:18:30 PM - Beckie Updated: 4/9/2012 1:18:38 PM - Beckie
1877 - Printers are upstanding citizens? There are only three printers confined in Auburn, New York, prison. Among the convicts can be found twenty-seven clergymen, forty-two lawyers and thirteen doctors. The Independent Record - Helena, Montana - September 9, 1877
...At five minutes before eight o'clock there was a flicker in the lamp nearest the Telegraph Supply Company's headquarters...Read MORE...
1880 Auburn, Cayuga, New York Living on Lizette Street in Auburn, Cayuga, New York:
Frank P. Shorey, works in machine shop, b. CT, parents b. Eastern states Nellie, wife, b. Prussia, parents b. Prussia William, age 9, son, at school, b. MA Grace, age 6, daughter, b. MA 1880 U.S. Census Added: 6/26/2010 8:08:31 PM - Beckie Updated: 6/26/2010 8:14:53 PM - Beckie
1880 - Strange Series of Misfortunes Daniel Cornwall, of Auburn, New York, was the victim within the twenty-four hours ending at noon yesterday, of a singular series of misfortunes. On Wednesday evening he was severely injured by the...Read MORE...
Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1881 Name: Frank Shorey Residence Year: 1881 Street Address: 1 Lizette Residence Place: Auburn, New York Occupation: Laborer Publication Title: Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1881 ancestry.com Added: 4/9/2012 1:19:23 PM - Beckie Updated: 4/9/2012 1:19:31 PM - Beckie
Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1883 Name: Frank Shorey Residence Year: 1883 Street Address: 1 Lizette Residence Place: Auburn, New York Occupation: Machinist Publication Title: Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1883 ancestry.com Added: 4/9/2012 1:20:09 PM - Beckie Updated: 4/9/2012 1:20:19 PM - Beckie
Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1884 Name: Frank P Shorey Residence Year: 1884 Street Address: 112 Owasco I Residence Place: Auburn, New York Occupation: Machinist Publication Title: Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1884 ancestry.com Added: 4/9/2012 1:20:48 PM - Beckie Updated: 4/9/2012 1:20:57 PM - Beckie
1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.
1884 - August 10 – A severe earthquake, magnitude 5.5, (intensity VII) occurs off the northeast Atlantic coast of the United States. The area affected extends from central Virginia to southern Maine, and west as far as Cleveland.
Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1888 Name: Frank P Shorey Residence Year: 1888 Street Address: 112 Ovvaseo Residence Place: Auburn, New York Occupation: Machinist Publication Title: Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1888 ancestry.com Added: 4/9/2012 1:21:22 PM - Beckie Updated: 4/9/2012 1:21:30 PM - Beckie
1888 - The doors of the First National Bank of Auburn, N.Y., were closed on the 23d, the result of a defalcation of $200,000 on the part of its cashier, Charles O'Brien, who had fled.
St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - January 28, 1888
January 18, 1890? A Pleasant Call - Last evening a number of the members of the class of which David Salisbury is a member, of Wall street M. E. Church, called at his residence to congratulate him on the 91st...Read MORE...
1890 - Q. Where was the first person electrocuted for a crime in the United States? A. In the State Prison at Auburn, New York, August 6, 1890.
The Evening Independent - Massillon, Ohio - October 23, 1935
1890 - December 29 - Wounded Knee Massacre occurred - 7th Cavalry killed more than 250 Lakota men, women and children; Sitting Bull killed at Little Eagle; Indian wars ended
www.worldatlas.com/ webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ sdtimeln.htm - December 29, 1890
1891 Deed March 1891, William Feige, Frank P. Shorey 23, 452 New York, Land Records, 1630-1975 Cayuga City deeds 1891-1892 vol 23 Image 282 of 384
A large number of the survivors of the old 111 Regiment of this county are making active arrangements for their departure for Gettysburg...Read MORE...
1892 - FACTORY EXPLOSION. Hartford, Conn., May 23. - At 4:30 o'clock Saturday afternoon the factory of the AEtna Pyrotechnic company, in Mechanic street, blew up with a tremendous noise, which shook the city and was heard...Read MORE...
1892 Auburn, Ward 1, E.D. 1, Cayuga, New York Frank Shorey, m, 44, US Citizen, machinist Nellie Shorey, f, 43, US Citizen William Shorey, m, 22, US Citizen, machinist Grace L Shorey, f, 17, US Citizen, shoe shop 1892 New York State Census Added: 4/24/2011 6:13:43 PM - Beckie Updated: 4/24/2011 6:13:51 PM - Beckie
1894 - Pullman strike The Pullman Strike was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States in the summer of 1894. It pitted the American Railway Union (ARU) against the Pullman Company, the main railroads, and the...Read MORE...
1900 Auburn, Cayuga, New York name: Frank P Shorey titles: residence: Auburn city, Cayuga, New York birth date: Mar 1847 birthplace: Connecticut relationship to head-of-household: Self spouse name: Ellen L Shorey spouse titles: spouse birth place: Germany father name: father titles: father...Read MORE...
The peace, tranquility and prosperity of the Kiowa "Soda Fountains" were...Read MORE...
1900 Death of Spouse/Partner Alwine "Ellen" L Feige died 5 June 1900, Auburn, New York, USA
Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1901 Name: Frank P Shorey Residence Year: 1901 Street Address: 100 Owasco U Residence Place: Auburn, New York Occupation: Machinist Publication Title: Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1901 ancestry.com Added: 4/9/2012 1:23:00 PM - Beckie Updated: 4/9/2012 1:23:09 PM - Beckie
1903 - June 16 - Ford Motor Company is incorporated in Detroit, Michigan
1903 - October - First World Series The 1903 World Series was the first modern World Series to be played in Major League Baseball. It matched the Boston Americans of the American League against the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National...Read MORE...
June 28 - A small U.S. workforce arrives in Panama to survey, plan, and continue the excavation begun by...Read MORE...
1905 Name: Frank Shorey Residence: Auburn, Cayuga, New York Age: 58 Estimated Birth Year: 1847 Birthplace: United States Relationship to Head of Household: Self Race: White Gender: Male Family Number: 78 Page Number: 17 Line Number: 33 Film Number: 1435219 Digital Folder Number:...Read MORE...
1909 - March 4 - William Howard Taft (1857-1930) becomes 27th President of the United States When Teddy Roosevelt prepared to retire his presidency, this popular and influential politician promoted Taft as the next Republican president. Taft was elected president in 1908, serving one term. www.americaslibrary.gov - March 4, 1909
1910 Auburn, Cayuga, New York name: Frank P Shorey birthplace: Massachusetts relationship to head of household: Self residence: Auburn Ward 1, Cayuga, New York marital status: Married race : White gender: Male immigration year: father's birthplace: Massachusetts mother's birthplace: Massachusetts family...Read MORE...
1913 - July 10 - The mercury hit 134 degrees at Greenland Ranch in Death Valley, CA, the hottest reading of record for the North American continent. Sandstorm conditions accompanied the heat. The high the previous day was 129 degrees, following a morning low of 93 degrees. The Weather Channel -
1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool.
1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14.
www.americaslibrary.gov - May 30, 1916
Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1917 Name: Frank P Shorey Residence Year: 1917 Street Address: 794 Owasco Residence Place: Auburn, New York Occupation: Machinist Publication Title: Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1917 ancestry.com Added: 4/9/2012 1:24:12 PM - Beckie Updated: 4/9/2012 1:24:22 PM - Beckie
1920 Auburn, Cayuga, New York name: Frank Shorey residence: , Cayuga, New York estimated birth year: 1848 age: 72 birthplace: Connecticut relationship to head of household: Self gender: Male race: White marital status: Married father's birthplace: New York mother's birthplace: Massachusetts film...Read MORE...
Every native-born Indian in this country is made a citizen of the United States by act of President Coolidge in signing the Indian Citizenship...Read MORE...
Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1926 Name: Frank P Shorey Gender: M (Male) Residence Year: 1926 Street Address: 79 Owasco Residence Place: Auburn, New York Occupation: Retired Spouse: Adelaide D Shorey Publication Title: Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1926 ancestry.com Added: 4/9/2012 1:25:02 PM - Beckie Updated: 4/9/2012 1:25:12 PM - Beckie
1930 Auburn, Cayuga, New York name: Frank P Shorey event: Census event date: 1930 event place: Auburn, Cayuga, New York gender: Male age: 83 marital status: Married race: White birthplace: Connecticut estimated birth year: 1847 immigration year: relationship to head of household: Head father's...Read MORE...
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Tuesday, January 27, 1931 Frank P. Shorey died 26 Jan 1931 age 83 at his home at 79 1/ 2 Owasco Street in Auburn, Cayuga, New York. He was born in Hartford, CT. Burial at Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, NY. The Auburn Citizen Auburn, New York Tuesday, January 27, 1931 Added: - Beckie Updated: 6/4/2015 9:39:44 AM - Beckie
THE AUBURN CITIZEN, TUESDAY, JANUARY 27, 1931
Frank P. Shorey Dies
Frank P. Shorey, 84, died Monday evening at the home, 79 1/2 Owasco Street. He was born in Hartford, Conn., and had lived in Auburn 50 years. Mr. Shorey was a machinist and retired employee of the International Harvester company and was a member of the Junior Order of Mechanics. He was one of the few remaining veterans of the Civil War In Auburn. He served with the Second Massachusetts Cavalry and was an officer of Seward Crocker post, G.A.R.. many years.
Surviving are his widow, Adelaide M. Shorey; a son, William Shorey of Auburn; two stepsons, Wallace D. Hyser of Syracuse and Raymond F. Hyser of Minnesota, a stepdaughter, Lelah M. Hyser of Auburn and four grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 o'clock Thursday afternoon, Rev. Edward L. James, pastor of Second Baptist church, officiating. The services of the G.A.R. Daughters of Union Veterans and Auburn Circle, Ladies of the G.A.R.. also will be held. Burial will be in Fort Hill cemetery.
THE AUBURN CITIZEN, THURSDAY, JANUARY 29, 1931
Funeral of Frank P. Shorey
Funeral services for Frank P. Shorey, 83, who died last Monday night at his late home 79 1/2 Owasco Street were held this afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the home. The officiating clergyman was Rev. Edward L. James, pastor of the Second Baptist Church. Services were also conducted by members of Seward-Crocker Post, G.A.R., ladies of the Col. Kennedy Circle and Daughters of Union Veterans.
The services were largely attended and there were many beautiful floral offerings which mutely bespoke the high esteem in which Mr. Shorey was held.
Bearers were George E. Davis, Eugene Pinckney, Guy Van Liew, Frank Way, Clarence Patrick and Arthur Rhinehart.
Interment was In Fort Hill Cemetery. Taps were sounded by Harold Ide, bugler.
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